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Inroads To Opportunities Casino Night Fundraiser


Casino Night 2015 took place on Friday October 2, 2015 at the Gran Centurions in Clark, NJ. Hosted by Inroads to Opportunities, the evening was an entertaining fundraiser to raise money for adults with disabilties.

Formerly the Occupational Center of Union County, Inroads to Opportunities is a vocational, mental health, and employment center that services 400 individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities per year. The agency is located in Roselle, NJ.

Jo Ann and John Kovalchik were presented the Outstanding Service Award for their long term service on the Board of Directors and their ongoing support of people with disabilities. JoAnn serviced on the Special Events Commitee for many years. Kovalchik was insprired to enter the field by her sister Mary Ann whom worked at the Occupational Center. John Kovalchik continues to play an important role on the board of directors, and for some time served as President of the board.

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Guests at Casino Night played roulette, craps, blackjack, and bet on a money wheel courstesy of Tumbling Dice. At the end of the night the chips were cashed in for ticket stubs, which turned into a tricky tray with thosaunds of dollars in prizes.

Some of the prizes included NY Jets Tickets, 2 nights in Caesar's AC, Airfare to Las Vegas, Gift Certificates for massage, restaurants and fitness centers, NY Red Bulls Tickets, Wegmans Gift Card and Mohegan Suns.

If you would like to learn more about Inroads To Opportunities and the services they provide please visit them on the web at

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